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Butler, Édith

LC control no.n 78032837
Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingButler, Édith
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Variant(s)Butler, Marie Nicole Édith, 1942-
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Associated countryCanada
Birth date1942-07-27
Place of birthPaquetville (N.B.)
Field of activityAcadians--Social life and customs Acadians--Music Singing Composition (Music) Acting
Profession or occupationSingers Composers Actors Actresses
Found inL'Acadie sans frontières, c1977 (a.e.) t.p. (Edith Butler)
Chansons d'Acadie-- [SR] 1974?: container (Edith Butler; b. 1942, Paquetville, New Brunswick)
Le fleuve Saint-Laurent, 1976?: disc label (chansons, Edith Butler)
Canadian encyclopedia website, Sept. 1, 2015 (Edith Butler; (Marie Nicole) Edith Butler; singer-songwriter (b. at Paquetville, near Caraquet, NB 27 July 1942). Through her stormy songs and her expressive warmth, Edith Butler helps spread Acadian culture. She has a master's degree in literature and in traditional ethnography from Laval University (1966-69). Since 1973 she has composed her own music, which assimilates folk styles, spirited rock and roll, blues and world music. Over her 40-year career she has recorded 27 albums, composed film music, and has acted on television)
Wikipedia, September 5, 2016 (Édith Butler; Édith Butler OC ONB (born Marie Nicole Butler 27 July 1942 in Paquetville, New Brunswick); Acadian singer-songwriter and folklorist
Her website, September 5, 2016: home page (Édith Butler)
Associated languagefre eng